19 Aug 2021 - 00:00
The Qiskit Hackathon Europe 2021 brought researchers and developers from across Europe together to collaborate and build quantum computing projects. It ran from April 20 to June 14 and included two...
Type: News Article
16 Sep 2020 - 14:48
In everyday life, measuring temperature is pretty straightforward. But in the quantum world, which deals with the super small and the ultra-cold, determining how hot or cold something is starts...
Type: Press release
9 Sep 2020 - 14:52
Researchers Professor Thomas Busch (left) and Dr. Thomás Fogarty (right) after finishing a day's work on ultracold atom theory.  
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8 May 2020 - 10:00
In everyday life, matter behaves in a predictable, expected way. If you throw a ball, you assume it will travel in a certain direction and have a predictable recoil. What’s more, forces exerted on...
Type: News Article
8 May 2020 - 00:00
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12 Oct 2018 - 15:48
When an atom is placed close to the surface of an optical nanofiber, the light it emits and the recoil it experiences are in a well-defined direction along the fiber. Without the nanofiber the...
Type: Photo
12 Oct 2018 - 15:41
A team of physicists from the Light-Matter Interactions Unit and the Quantum Systems Unit at the...
Type: News Article
25 May 2017 - 08:00
The quantum world is both elegant and mysterious. It is a sphere of existence where the laws of physics experienced in everyday life are broken—particles can exist in two places at once, they can...
Type: News Article
16 Jun 2016 - 10:42
In quantum mechanics, physicists study tiny single particles –photons, electrons – and usually only a small number of them at a time. Sometimes, these particles behave like waves which gives them...
Type: News Article
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